FreeBSD : squid -- possible abuse of cachemgr.cgi (a395397c-c7c8-11d9-9e1e-c296ac722cb3)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

The squid patches page notes :

This patch adds access controls to the cachemgr.cgi script, preventing
it from being abused to reach other servers than allowed in a local
configuration file.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?bd464e09
http://bugs.squid-cache.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1094
http://www.nessus.org/u?9e4c8b9b

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19055 (freebsd_pkg_a395397cc7c811d99e1ec296ac722cb3.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0710

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